What are the best gifts and toys for 8 year old boys? With over 300 gifts for 8 year old boys, we’ve created the ultimate gift giving guide for parents, grandparents, aunts, uncles, and friends.
In between a big kid and small kid, the typical 8 year old boy is starting to develop his place in the world. As he starts to become more independent, he wants to have a sense of belonging so friends are a big deal. This is the age when kids start dreaming about what they want to be when they grow up.
While no child is alike, it helps to have a rough idea about common development milestones for 8 year olds, which you can find here. At 8, his command of language has increased enough to the point where he can carry on an extensive conversation. He is now able to put himself in other people’s shoes. With increased strength, boys this age love rough and tumble play, which means backyard Nerf wars and competitive sports will be popular.
What are the best gifts for 8 year old boys? A lot of boys this age are still into toy soldiers, cars, Nerf guns, Lego sets, and video games. Still, many boys are starting to grow out of the “toy phase” and want more grownup gifts. Because they are teetering between a little kid and a big kid, it’s hard finding gifts for 8 year old boys. If you need help with birthday or Christmas ideas for 8 year old boys, it’s nice to see what are the most popular gifts and toys for 8 year old boys.
If your 8 year old is a gamer, loves toy guns, or just loves to eat, we’ve got you covered with over 300 of the best gift ideas for 8 year old boys.
You’ve probably heard of the fidget craze! This year fidget toys are going to be some of the top gifts for 8 year old boys.
The Fidget Cubes started the entire fidget toy craze. Eight year olds who love fidgeting will love these little cubes. They feature spinners, flicking, rolling, clicking and more to keep your child occupied for hours on end. There will never be a boring moment in life again. Plus, they are great for reducing stress and anxiety and having plain ol’ fun.
Fidget spinners are among the hottest toys this year. Everyone is getting one and wants in on the action! There are so many different variations to choose from and they are an inexpensive way to have fun and combat boredom. Kids love fidgeting with them and they are also great for reducing stress and anxiety.
Educational Toys for 8 Year Old Boys
In the 3rd grade, your 8 year old boy is half way through elementary school. Here is what he will be learning. He is beginning to build on the skills he has already learned. Soon he’ll learn to multiply and divide and memorize the state capitals. Kids are living in a different world than we did. Kids today are already making use of the Internet to complete their homework. He’s going to be learning so many new things, but you can give him a head start with these educational gifts.
Third Grade Big Workbook
Are your eight and nine year old boys ready for the third grade? Prepare them for the third grade with this Third Grade Big Workbook from School Zone. The book is loaded with over 300 pages worth of skill-building activities. The book focuses on everything from reading and writing, to math, critical thinking and more. It’s a fun and creative way to give your child a jump-start to tackle the third grade with confidence.
Brain Quest Grade 3
The Brain Quest Workbook Grade 3 features an entire year’s curriculum jam-packed in one amazing book! The book features fun exercises and activities to make learning fun and enjoyable. Kids will learn spelling and vocabulary, language arts, reading and writing, addition and subtraction, multiplication and division, fractions and decimals, social studies, science and more. This curriculum aligns with national core standards for the third grade. Experience America’s #1 educational bestseller with over 40 million copies sold.
Summer Bridge Activities Grades 3 – 4
Summer Bridge Activities Grades 3 – 4 is a new and improved award-winning series that aligns with current core standards. It prepares your child for the 4th grade while keeping school skills sharp. Kids will learn everything from reading, writing, and math to science, social studies and fitness. It’s the perfect educational resource to bridge that summer gap and ensure your kids stay mentally sharp while having fun in the sun with outdoor activities.
Illuminated World Globe for Kids With Stand
By the time your child is 8 years old, it’s a great time to start learning about where some of the major countries of the world exist. This 8-inch world globe featuring light is the perfect way to learn about the world. The globe is packed with awesome details to spark your child’s intellectual curiosity. The world globe features capitals, boundaries and deserts. it’s the perfect educational tool to make learning about the world fun.
State Quarter Map
This State Series Quarters Collector’s Map is the perfect way to store your coin collection. The map features a spot for all 56 quarters, including Washington, D.C. and five U.S. territories. Collect your piece of history today!
The Scrambled States of America Game is a family game for eight year olds and older. It’s a whimsical geography game with games lasting about twenty minutes. The game is played by 2 to 4 players. It’s a fun,. Fast-paced game that will make learning about the US super fun. Will you be Head of States?
Now that he is 8, it’s time to give your child more responsibilities such as chores and maybe even an allowance. Here are great gifts to teach him some of life’s most important lessons.
Melissa & Doug Responsibility ChartAges 3-10
Promote good behaviors for your 8 year old boy with the Deluxe Wooden Responsibility Chart from Melissa & Doug. This set allows parents and their children to keep track of as many as seven goals. The set includes 90 magnetic pre-printed pieces. Track your child’s progress and reward them for exhibiting good behaviors like cleaning the room, helping with chores, and saying ‘please’ and ‘thank you’. Kids will learn real world life skills like achieving goals and taking on responsibilities.
Moonjar Classic MoneyboxAges 4+
Moonjar is a great tool to teach kids about money. The Moneybox includes three divided colored sections for saving, spending and sharing. Eight year old boys can choose to place their allowance in one of these three sections and learn important life skills in the process.
Tabletopics FamilyAges 6+
Do feel your family could use more conversation but aren’t sure what you should talk about? Tabletopics Family edition jump-starts fantastic conversations. It’s so fun that many families use it everyday. Families are sure to have a blast while even learning a few surprises along the way. The set features over 130 questions to get the conversations started.
STEM and Science Toys for 8 Year Old Boys
With a more hands-on approach, he’s learning all about the scientific method in school. Now he can put his new skills to the test with these science gifts.
Snap Circuits Jr. SC-300Ages 8+
For your budding 8 year old engineer, the Snap Cirucits SC-300 Electronics Kit is perfect for discovering all about the world of electronics and circuits. It’s one of the top-rated sets and young engineers can build over 300 projects with more than sixty parts. Cool projects range from a radio to a doorbell and even a burglar alarm.
Insect Lore Original Butterfly GardenAges 4-15
Make learning science super fun and hands-on with this popular and top-rated Live Butterfly Garden set. Eight year old boys will experience the magic of metamorphosis first-hand. It’s truly a sight to behold. This kit includes five caterpillars that transform into butterflies. A see-through butterfly habitat is included for gazing at your butterflies. A fantastic set for seeing science in action. It’s the perfect gift for your young scientist.
National Geographic Geodes Science KitAges 6-15
This National Geographic science kit lets 8 year old boys crack open ten high quality geodes. What you will find inside is a crystal treasure. An included guide helps educate kids on the various geodes. Kids will appreciate nature and geology more with this fantastic kit.
The Everything Kids’ Science Experiments BookAges 7-12
The Everything Kids’ Science Experiments Book is an excellent educational resource. The book makes learning science fun. With ordinary household items, kids will be astonished at the wonders of science with these easy to do science experiments. Kids will learn with cool hands-on experiments teaching biology, chemistry, and physics principles. Are you ready to blow your mind?
4M Water Rocket KitAges 14-15
The Water Rocket Kit is one of the most popular science kits, allowing your eight year old to experience science in action! With just water and a bicycle pump and the included rocket, you can blast it as high as 30 feet high. Kids will learn about the power of water pressure. It’s the perfect gift set for those fascinated by rockets and space flight.
Wonder Workshop Dash RobotAges 8+
Wonder Workshop’s Dash Robot is one of the top STEM toys for kids. With a companion app, kids can bring Dash to life. Dash moves, dances, illuminates, creates sounds, avoids obstacles, and reacts to voice. Coding adventures and challenges help you program Dash. He’s the perfect robot pal that makes learning coding fun.
Be Amazing Toys Big Bag Of Science +70 ActivitiesAges 8-14
Create your own science lab with the Big Bag of Science from Be Amazing! Toys. This science kit includes over seventy science experiments to blow you and your friends away! It’s a fantastic STEM kit teaching everything from basic science, biology, and geology to physics, chemistry and more.
My First Lab Duo-Scope MicroscopeAges 9-18
My First Lab Duo-Scope Microscope allows kids to bring the scientific discovery and wonder of science home. This high quality microscope features two scopes – one for viewing slides and one for viewing objects. It features two lights and 40x, 100x, and 400x magnification with high quality glass optics. Fantastic gift for the young scientist.
Is your 8 year old fascinated with astronomy? The Orion StarBlast Telescope is perfect for beginner to intermediate enthusiasts. Within a few minutes you can set it up in your backyard. Explore our solar system, including the Moon, planets, nebulas, and star clusters until your heart’s content.
The Magic School Bus – Chemistry LabAges 5-12
This Magic School Bus Chemistry Lab set is a fantastic science kit that is both educational and fun. It’s based on the award-winning Magical School Bus series. The kit features everything you need to get started. You can create a variety of fun science experiments and record your findings in the notebook. It’s a great set that makes learning science fun.
Makey MakeyAges 8+
Makey Makey is a fun and creative STEM kit for kids. Without any programming knowledge, you can create several fun projects like a musical instrument, game controller, photo capturer and more. It’s very easy to use and inspires creativity. With literally thousands of possibilities, what creations will you come up with?
BOSEbuild Speaker CubeAges 8+
For budding engineers and those fascinated with how speakers work, the BOSEbuild Speaker Cube is an excellent gift. This is one of the coolest build-it-yourself Bluetooth speakers that not only looks great but also sounds great. You can even customize your speaker with cool lights and covers.
Kano Computer KitAges 6+
Does you 8 year old dream of making their very own computer? Backed by Steve Wozniak, the Kano Computer Kit is one of the most popular STEM kits for kids ages six and older that allows them to do just that. The best part of this computer, is that Kano designed it in such a way that anyone can build it by following the instructions, without any technical requirements. Once you build your computer, you can surf the Internet, explore YouTube, create art, and even learn real coding skills by playing.
Piper Computer KitAges 8+
Stemming from a Kickstarter project and endorsed by Steve Wozniak, the Piper Computer Kit is a fantastic STEM kit. The kit includes everything you eight year old needs to build their own computer. Kids will be able to learn how it works and tinker around. The computer runs on Raspberry Pi 3 and is enclosed in a sturdy wooden case with an embedded LCD screen. There is even a special edition of Minecraft that kids can play. It’s all about crafting, coding, and creating. It’s a fantastic tool to inspire tomorrow’s creators.
littleBits Rule Your Room KitAges 8+
LittleBits makes a variety of fascinating STEM kits. LittleBits Rule Your Room Kit allows kids to craft eight inventions and that’s only the start. You can literally build thousands of different inventions. What fantastic creations will you dream up? LittleBits is endless fun!
Ozobot 2.0 Bit Starter PackAges 6+
Ozobot Bit is a creative and smart robot. It may be small but it packs big fun! It’s great for developing basic coding skills and inspiring your child’s creativity. Ozobot Bit reacts to colors on paper or on your tablet. It features over twenty games and exercises to serve as a great introduction to STEM. You can build fun mazes, citiscapes, racetracks and more for Ozobot Bit. It’s endless fun!
Building Toys for 8 Year Old Boys
What 8 year old boy doesn’t love Legos? Just about every 8 year old boy loves them and they make best presents for 8 year old boys. They not only love building them, but they like collecting the little mini fig characters. Every year, Lego comes out with new sets. Here are the Lego sets that he is going to love this year.
Lego BoostAges 7+
Build, code, and play with Lego Boost. It’s a creative toolbox that allows you to build five different interactive models from a robot and cat to a working guitar and more. The set includes two motors, bluetooth connectivity, and color, distance, and tilt sensors to bring your creations to life. Best of all, you can expand the building fun with your own Legos and bring them to life with the power of Lego Boost.
LEGO Classic Large Creative Brick BoxAges 4+
Looking for a toy that delivers endless creativity and fun for your eight year old boy? The Lego Classic Large Creative Brick Box contains nearly 800 Lego pieces in a variety of fun colors. The package includes several ideas to jump-start your child’s creativity. From there you’re encouraged to explore your creativity with the amazing open-ended play that Lego is known and loved for. Wonderful set inspiring creativity and endless fun!
LEGO Super Heroes Guardians of The Galaxy The Milano vs. The Abilisk Ages 7-14
Inspired by Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2, the Lego Marvel Super Heroes Guardians of the Galaxy The Milano vs. The Abilisk allows fans to have an epic showdown. The set offers an easy build and includes five minifigs – Nebula, Gamora, Drax, Groot, and Star-Lord to enhance the story-telling and reenact your favorite scenes from the movie. The Milano’s design is colorful and looks fantastic and will enhance your play experience.
LEGO Minecraft The Cave 21113Ages 7+
Minecraft fans know it’s all about building, crafting, and role-playing. The Lego Minecraft The Cave is an excellent set that will fuel your child’s imagination with amazing story-telling. The set features Steve, a zombie, and a spider plus several accesories to take your play to new heights. The best part? Combine this set with your other Minecraft sets to build amazing, massive Minecraft worlds.
LEGO Star Wars Resistance X-Wing FighterAges 6-12
From the Star Wars Microfighters line comes the Resistance X-Wing Fighter. It’s a quick and easy build with over eighty Lego pieces. The X-Wing nicely captures the essence of an X-Wing Fighter from Star Wars in an affordable package. One X-Wing Pilot minifig is included to enhance your play. Collect all six Microfighters to build out your Star Wars fantasies.
LEGO STAR WARS AT-ST WalkerAges 8-14
What Star Wars universe would be complete without a Lego Star Wars AT-ST Walker? This is one cool AT-ST Walker with posable legs for recreating intense action scenes. What’s cool? The AT-ST features spring-loaded blasters and front-mounted guns that lift. The set includes an AT-ST driver, Baze Malbus, and a Rebel Trooper to bring the action to life.
LEGO Star Wars Y-Wing Starfighter
Featuring nearly 700 pieces, the Lego Star Wars Y-Wing Starfighter is an awesome addition to your Star Wars universe. It’s loaded with fantastic and inspiring play features, including a cockpit that opens, guns that revolve, spring-loaded blasters, retracting landing gear and even a bomb-dropping feature. The set also includes a Y-Wing pilot, Admiral Raddus, Moroff, Stormtrooper, and a Rebel Astromech Droid to recreate the magic of the Star Wars movies. Get ready for action-packed adventures!
LEGO Star Wars Yoda’s Jedi Starfighter 75168
Yoda’s Jedi Starfighter looks fantastic and features wings that fold, an opening cockpit, laser cannons and spring-loaded blasters. Yoda and R2-D2 are included to inspire creative play. Get ready for epic Star Wars adventures!
LEGO Star Wars BB-8 75187
Based on Star Wars: Episode VIII The Last Jedi, Lego Star Wars BB-8 is a 1,100 plus piece set that allows you to build everyone’s favorite droid, BB-8. This set is perfect for BB-8 fans and fantastic for recreating your favorite moments from the Star Wars movies.
LEGO BATMAN MOVIE Mr. Freeze Ice Attack Ages 7-14
Nothing will prepare you for Mr. Freeze’s Ice Attack. This 200 plus piece set based on The Lego Batman Movie is fantastic for bringing the action of the movie to life. The set builds a power plant to serve as the backdrop and Batman, Mr. Freeze, and a security guard. Can Batman overcome Mr. Freeze’s Ice Attack and rescue the security guard?
THE LEGO BATMAN MOVIE The Joker Notorious Lowrider
Fans of The Lego Batman Movie will want to add The Joker’s Notorious Lowrider to their collection. Wait! What’s this? The Joker pops the truck. Look out – duck, he’s got spring loaded blasters in his truck. The set includes The Joker, Batgirl, and Harley Quinn along with accessories to enhance play.
LEGO BATMAN MOVIE The Batmobile Ages 8-14
f you’re going to act out The Lego Batman Movie, you’ll definitely want this cool Batmobile to spice up your scenes with thrilling action. The Batmobile features directional wheels, blasters, and posing bat wings. A cool feature is that you can change the wheels for different scenes. Batman, Robin, Man-Bat, and the Kabuki Twins are included to reenact your favorite moments from the animated movie. Several accessories add to the fun.
LEGO Batman Movie The Joker Balloon EscapeAges 6-12
The Joker Balloon Escape is a fascinating set based on The Lego Batman Movie. Set at a power plant with a silo that explodes, this is a great set sure to inspire endless fun! The set features Batman and The Joker with his purple coat-tail outfit. Joker has his colorful five ballon escape gadget, ready for a getaway. Batman … don’t let The Joker get away!
LEGO Minecraft The Mushroom IslandAges 8+
Welcome to The Mushroom Island. This set is easy to build with nearly 250 pieces. The cool part is you can change the set to different models and the animal pen features a cool exploding feature to enhance your play. Alex, The Creeper, Mooshroom, and Baby Mooshroom are included to add to the play experience.
LEGO Minecraft The Crafting Box 2.0 21135
The Lego Minecraft The Crafting Box 2.0 set is a Minecraft fan’s dream come true. It features an animal pen and a gigantic world to build. The set features a Steve, Creeper, Cow, Horse, and Small Slime minifigs to create rich story-telling experiences.
LEGO BATMAN MOVIE Batcave Break-inAges 8-14
The Lego Batman Movie Batcave Break-In is an awesome set for fans of the movie. Recreate the action and excitement of the movie with this fantastic set featuring a morphing chamber, control center, and lifting platform. Adding to the fun is the Batboat and Penguin’s Duckmobile. Get ready for an epic showdown.
LEGO Technic Stunt TruckAges 7-14
The Lego Technic Stunt Truck is full of action and thrills. First, pull it back and let it rip over the ramp for some insane stunts. Combine with the Stunt Bike to make a Power Racer to expand the play possibilities. Gear up for high-speed action!
Star Wars Advent Calendar 75184Ages 6-14
Star Wars Advent Calendar 75184 continues in the tradition of prior Advent Calendars. This 2017 edition allows fans to unwrap a new gift everyday – twenty-four in all! The set will include a mix of Star Wars figures and weapons to play out incredible Star Wars adventures.
Fort Magic: Fort Building & Construction Toy KitAges 7+
Fort Magic is a fun construction set for kids. There are so many creative possibilities with Fort Magic. Build everything from forts and tunnels to airplanes, ships, and even rocket ships! It’s sure to inspire endless creative play for your eight year old boy.
Toy Cars for 8 Year Old Boys
Most boys love cars and remote control anything. From drones to Hot Wheels cars, here are gift ideas he is going to love.
Hot Wheels Gift PackAges 3+
Hot Wheels Gift Packs are perfect for 8 year old boys who love cars. Choose from a 20 pack or a massive 50 pack for the ultimate in car play. The sets feature a diverse collection of vehicles ranging from classics to hot new rides. Hot Wheels inspire hours of creative and imaginative play.
Hot Wheels Track Builder Stunt BoxAges 4-10
Gear up for speed, insane action, thrills galore with Hot Wheels Track Builder Stunt Box. Create an unlimited number of tracks to race and perform incredible stunts. It’s endless creative fun!
Hot Wheels Criss Cross Crash Track SetAges 5-9
Which 8 year old boy doesn’t love crashing mayhem? The Hot Wheels Criss Cross Crash Track gives them exactly want they want – insane crashes. The track has four intersecting crash zones for the ultimate in crashing action! Are you ready for some thrills?
Anki Overdrive Starter KitAges 8-15
Anki Overdrive represents the next generation of racing. These are supercharged, artifically-intelligent vehicles. Race and battle solo against AI-controlled racers or against a friend. Expand the fun and excitement with expansion tracks.
Hot Wheels Super Ultimate GarageAges 5-9
The Hot Wheels Super Ultimate Garage Playset is the biggest and best garage playset ever! It stands over 3-feet tall and can accommodate more than 140 cars in the garage. An angry gorilla won’t let anything get in its way as it makes its way to the top. The integrated elevator lifts over 20 cars up the tower. The perfect set for car lovers delivering endless imaginative fun!
Syma X5A-1 ExplorersAges 12+
The Syma Explorers drone is a great drone that is easy to fly and provides great stability while flying. On a full charge, it flies roughly five to eight minutes. This drone performs awesome 360-degree rolls and it features a protective casing to prevent crashes mid-air.
DoDoeleph Syma X5UW Wifi FPV 720P HDAges 13+
The DoDoeleph Syma X5UW quadcopter drone delivers a great flying experience. The package includes an extra battery to extend flight time. The drone flies for about 5 to ten minutes on a full charge. Control the drone with your smartphone within a 10 meter range. A cool feature is that you can draw the flight path on the app and the drone will follow that path. Now how cool is that?!
Sphero Star Wars BB-8 Droid
Sphero Star Wars BB-8 Droid is the perfect gift for Star Wars fans. Control BB-8 with your smart device and recreate your own adventures with BB-8. The best part? BB-8 is responsive to your commands and its personality adapts as you play with it.
Transformers: The Last Knight RC Autobot Sqweeks
Inspired by the latest Transformers: The Last Knight, Transformers Autobot Sqweeks is an RC robot that will inspire you to recreate your favorite scenes from the movie. It features cool sound effects and even a fun dance mode.
Action Figures for 8 Year Old Boys
He probably still hasn’t outgrown action figures. Transformers, Star Wars, Turtles, Army Men, and Funko Pop Figures all make good Christmas or birthday gifts for 8 year old boys.
Marvel Spider-Man Titan Hero Spider-ManAges 4+
Spider-Man is one of eight year old boys’ favorite action superheros. Boys will be able to act our their imaginations with this awesome Spider-Man action figure from the Titan Hero Series line. He’s a 12-inch figure that is posable and allows for creating fantastic action scenes.
POP: Star Wars Darth VaderAges 3-15
Funko has taken all of our favorite characters and made vinyl bobble heads out of them. With hundreds of characters to choose from Disney to Marvel, there’s a figure that every 8 year old boy will love.
Stretch Armstrong Action FigureAges 5-15
Don’t settle for ordinary action figures when there’s Stretch Armstrong – the original action figure. Stretch stretches past the competition with his super stretchy arms, legs, and torso that stretch an amazing four times his original size. The cool thing is no matter how far you stretch him, he always returns to his original shape. By far, this is the coolest action figure.
Elf on the Shelf: A Christmas Tradition Ages 3-12
The Elf on the Shelf is a holiday classic. It’s a worldwide best-seller and involves a cute little scout elf that watches kids to tell Santa if they’ve been naughty or nice. Of course, if you’ve been nice, Santa will deliver presents. You can enjoy the tale and play along with the figure. Families love the Elf on the Shelf. Make it a Christmas tradition in your family.
Minecraft Mini Figure Collector CaseAges 6-12
If your 8 year old boy loves Minecraft, there’s a good chance he’ll need a collector case for all his Minecraft mini figures. This fantastic case stores over 30 mini figures and it doubles as a playset for thrilling Minecraft adventures.
PLAYMOBIL NHL Hockey Arena PlaysetAges 5-12
Bring the game of hockey to life with Playmobile’s NHL Hockey Arena set. Gear up for intense hockey action in an awesome hockey arena. The figures can swing their hockey stick to score. With the control stick you can attempt to block your opponent’s goal just like in real hockey. Let’s get ready to rumble!
Minecraft Stop Motion Movie CreatorAges 8-13
Who doesn’t dream of creating their own Minecraft short? Now your 8 year old boy can direct his own Minecraft short with this Minecraft kit from Mattel. Using stop motion, the background, figures, and a smart device, this kit let’s your future award winning director bring his creations to life.
Star Wars: Episode I The Black Series Legacy PackAges 4+
The Star Wars The Black Series Legacy Pack set contains a bundle of Star Wars action figures. The figures are incredibly well detailed and accurately capture the characters from the Star Wars films. Accessories enhance your play and bring the action to life. It serves as a fantastic gift for any Star Wars fan.
Transformers: The Last Knight Voyager Class FigureAges 8+
If you love the new Transformers movie, The Last Knight, you’re likely to like this Voyager Class action figure. The figure is incredibly detailed and transforms into a vehicle and robot. They’re more than meets the eye and sure to inspire great action sequences based on the movie.
Pokemon TCG: Lycanroc-GX Box Card GameAges 6+
The Pokemon Trading Card Game Lycanroc GX Box is the perfect gift for Pokemon fans. The package contains four Pokemon booster packs, a large foil card, a one-of-a-kind foil card, and a bonus online card so fans can take the action online. Will you be able to be victorious in battle?
Poke Ball Full-View PRO Binder for Pokémon 9 Pocket Card
Wondering what to do with all your Pokemon trading cards? Protect up to 360 Pokemon cards in this cool Poke Ball themed binder with protective sleeves that keep your cards safe while allowing you to glance through them. Each page features nine pockets. The cards safely remain in place without falling out as you flip through the pages. It’s a fun way to store all your Pokemon cards.
Toy Blasters for 8 Year Old Boys
Pow! Pow! Pow! Nerf guns are always popular birthday presents for 8 year old boys. As they duck, dodge, fire, boys will love engaging in battle with these Nerf blasters.
Laser X Two Player Laser Gaming SetAges 6-15
Get ready for an intense and fun laser tag experience. Eight year old boys will go crazy over these because it’s insanely fun. This Two Player Pack of Laser X features two blasters that shoot up to two hundred feet away. Colored lights help you track shots and hits. A coach keeps you engaged in the match and coaches you along the way. There’s even a cool soundtrack to make it one of the best laser gaming experiences around.
The Original Stomp Rocket: Dueling 4-RocketAges 6+
Grab a friend and get ready for some blasting action with the Dueling Stomp Rocket. The set contains four air powered rockets and they blast off up to two hundred feet into the air! Who will win the competition for highest blasted rocket?
BOOMco DXD58 HALO UNSC MA5 BlasterAges 8-13
If your 8 year old boy loves Halo, they’re sure to be a fan of this signature Halo blaster. The MA5 features cool pumping action. It shoots multiple darts at a time. The blaster includes two eight dart clips to keep going in the heat of battle.
Nerf N-Strike Elite Tactical Vest KitAges 8+
The Nerf N-Strike Elite Tactical Vest Kit is the gear you need to store extra ammo for heated battle missions. The set includes two six dart clips, a dozen Elite darts, and the tactical vest. There’s even a pocket to store another blaster. Perfet gift for Nerf blaster fans.
Nerf Modulus Regulator Blaster
The Modulus Regulator is one awesome beast. It features fully-motorized capability as well as burst-fire and single-fire. That’s three blasting modes with switch-fire capabilities. You can fire a steady stream of darts and the blaster even has a lighted indicator, letting you know when to reload ammo. Four attachments are included – storage stock, long barrel scope, short barrel scope, and swivel handle. The best part? You can create a really superpowered blaster and customize it in a number of different ways.
Nerf N-Strike Elite Strongarm BlasterAges 8+
The Nerf Strongarm Blaster is an immensely popular blaster. It features Slam Fire technology to unleash a fury of six darts in rapid succession. The Strongarm fires distances as far as 90 feet away. The best part? Add N-Strike accessories to the Tactical Rail to gain an upper hand on the competition.
Nerf N-Strike Elite Triad EX-3 BlasterAges 8+
The N-Strike Elite Triad might be small but, boy, does it pack some punch. The blaster gives you a good grip on the blaster to aim with precision and it blasts darts up to 90 feet away. The cool thing is that it even knows the barrel that has ammo. The blaster includes three Elite foam darts.
Nerf N-Strike Elite Precision Target SetAges 8+
Hone your targeting skills with the Nerf N-Strike Elite Precision Target Set. It’s a fantastic set for good ol’ target practice. The target can be stand up on its own or you can hang it on a door. The closer you get to the center, the more points you score. See how many points you can rack up! Endless blasting fun!
Nerf Nitro LongShot SmashAges 5+
The Nerf Nitro Longshot Smash brings the fun of Nerf blasters to foam cars. Now you can blast foam cars. With Longshot Smash it’s all about speed and distance. The set includes two foam Nerf cars, a long jump ramp, and four obstacles for insane fun. How far can you blast the cars?
Nerf Zombie Strike Sledge Fire Blaster SetAges 8+
The Nerf Zombie Strike SledgeFire Blaster is just what you need to tackle those zombies. Zombies won’t be able to mess around with the SledgeFire. The blaster includes nine darts and it blasts three darts at a time. The set includes three reloading shells.
Nerf Lazer Tag Phoenix LTX Tagger 2-PackAges 8+
The Nerf Lazer Tag Phoenix LTX Tagger system features two laser tag blasters for incredible fun. The blasters feature lights, sounds, and vibrations to heighten the sense of immersion. Do you have what it takes to become the ultimate laser tag champion?
Nerf N-Strike Elite DualStrike BlasterAges 8+
The Nerf N-Strike Elite DualStrike is unique in that it is capable of firing both Elite and Mega darts by simply flipping a switch. The set includes three Elite darts and three Mega darts. These Mega darts actually create a cool whistling sound as they soar through the air. The blaster fires a single dart at a time.
Nerf N-Strike Elite Stockade BlasterAges 8+
The Nerf N-Strike Stockade features a semi-automatic system. Simply aim and pull the trigger. The blaster shoots up to distances 75 feet away. It includes ten Elite darts that shoot from the rotating barrel. The blaster features a tactical rail so you can even accessorize your blaster.
Nerf Modulus Tri-StrikeAges 8+
The Modulus Tri-Strike was first released in 2016, but it is still one of the most popular blasters in the line. The Modulus offers three ways to blast foes. The cool factor here is you can combine the accessories in different ways to customize your blaster depending on your mission. The base blaster also includes a missile launcher and stock to create a missile blaster. With over a thousand possible combinations, let’s get customizing!
Bear Archery 1st Shot Bow Set
Build the next generation of archery experts with the Bear Archery 1st Shot Bow Set. Constructed of high quality materials and craftsmanship, the 1st Shot Bow is the perfect set to hone your targeting skills. The great thing is both lefties and righties can use this set. The bow set is available in a variety of colors.
Outdoor Gifts for Boys Age 8
Web Riderz Outdoor Swing N’ SpinAges 3-15
What kid doesn’t love swings? The Web Riderz Swing n’ Spin set provides endless swinging fun. The swing is durably constructed, supporting up to a maximum capacity of 600 pounds. It’s perfect for your tree or playground. And it delivers a great long term investment that kids will enjoy for years to come.
Capture the Flag REDUXAges 12+
Capture the Flag Redux is a popular night outdoor game. The game now introduces cool glowing balls. There are many variations of the game so it never gets old. Invite your friends over for some classic nighttime fun. The game encourages kids to get up and active.
Blast Zone Magic Castle Inflatable BouncerAges 3-12
Eight year old kids love bouncers. This Magic Castle Bouncer brings their larger than life dreams to reality. You can add balls inside the Magic Castle to create a ball pit to enhance your child’s play experience. Kids will have never ending fun with this fantastic bouncer from Blast Zone.
KanJam Ultimate Disc Game
This wacky game combines flying discs with basketball. In the game, two cylinder shaped cans are positioned across each other. The game is played in teams of 2 with 2 players on each team. Players have to throwing the flying disc to land it inside the can or be close enough so that their teammate can deflect it inside.
What happens when you combine table tennis with volleyball? You get this twist on volleyball. Spikeball is a game that tests your agility and ability to work in a team. The game is played with a small net that behaves like a trampoline. In this 2-vs-2 game players spike the ball on the net in an effort to keep it out of reach of the other team to score a point.
WALKAROO XTREME Steel Balance Stilts
Ready for something extreme? These Walkaroo Xtreme Balance Stilts bring a new meaning to stilt walking. Its design makes it easy to balance and it’s strong and lightweight to make stilt walking adventures fun and easy. Rise seventeen inches to the ocassion.
When you’re outdoors and need a fun activity, the baseline slackline is a fun activity worth your time. It’s easy to setup and use and fun for even beginners. The slackline allows users to walk, jump or create tricks while on it. The line is about two inches wide and it helps develop balance, coordination, and your eight year old boy’s core strength.
90′ Eagle Series Seated Zipline Kit
Is your eight year old boy the adventurous type? They’ll love this Slackers Zipline. It features an Eagle Flyer seat kit along with the a zipline. The seat is adjustable for different rider heights. The kit is weather-proof for years of thrills and delight. Great gift for outdoor adventures!
The Discraft is the official standard of USA Ultimate, the sport. Every 8 year old boy needs one of these for some classic outdoor fun. It’s lightweight and designed for high performance. The great thing is you can use it just about anywhere. The Discraft is available in an assortment of fun colors.
Gifts for The 8 Year Old Adventurer
Nothing says adventure like these gifts.
Apollo Precision Tools Stubby Tool Set
Eight year old boys love going on adventures. And some of them even love fixing-up things like mom and dad. This Apollo Precision Tool set includes a four piece set. These tools are perfect for young boys with their stubby grip. They offer a comfortable grip and allow you to easily handle tight spots and complete your projects.
Bushnell Falcon Binoculars
These Falcon Binoculars are perfect for getting closer to the action at a sporting event, observing nature, and plants and animals. They offer 7x magnification power and quality optics. It’s a great value for the price.
Bounty Hunter TK4 Tracker IV Metal Detector
Get ready for thrilling adventures with the Bounty Hunter TK4 IV Metal Detector. This detector helps you hunt down those hidden treasures. It can determine the difference between minerals and real treasures. Are your ready for some discoveries?
Nite Ize Radiant 250 Rechargeable Headlamp
Weighing only 3.2 ounces, this headlamp from Nite Ize shoots out a 250 lumen beam of light on its brightest setting. That’s super bright compared to most other models on the market. The coolest part? It is rechargeable so you won’t burn through batteries. On the brightest setting, you get around four hours of battery life. It comes with the charging cable to charge it over USB.
Osprey Porter Travel Backpack Bag
Your eight year old can gear up for adventures – whether it be camping, hiking, or other outdoor adventures – with this Porter Travel Backpack Bag. The bag has several compartments to store your goods. The straps are padded, providing comfort as you travel on your adventures. The travel backpack is available in three color variations.
Victorinox Swiss Army Classic SD Pocket Knife
When you’re eight year old is out camping or out in the wilderness it is handy to have a Swiss Army Pocket Knife at your disposal. The pocket knife offers a blade, file, screwdriver, scissors, key ring, tweezers, and a toothpick. Choose from a variety of cool designs. Great essential for your next adventure.
Kelty Big Dipper 30 Degree Kids Sleeping Bag
If you’re going on a camping trip, you’ll need a good sleeping bag to keep warm and snug. The Big Dipper 30 Degree Kids Sleeping Bag is a great choice. It is soft, durable, and sturdy. It has a comfy insulation and is lightweight, perfect for those outdoor adventures.
Zebco 33 Spincast Combo
The Zebco The New 33 Spincast Combo is America’s best-selling reel for all-purpose fishing. This 2 piece rod measures sixty six inches and features a solid grip. It can be adjusted for left or right retrieval. The reel has one hundred yards of a ten pound Cajun line. It delivers improved performance on the world-famous fishing reel.
Sundome 3 Person Tent
Whether you are camping out in the backyard or out in nature, a tent provides you with the shelter you need to get a good night’s rest. If your 8 year old wants to go backpacking, this tent from Coleman should be an essential part of his gear. Depending on his needs, it’s available in different sizes so he can go camping with his friends or the family. Designed to be easy to setup, this four person tent is large enough to fit a queen mattress inside.
LifeStraw Personal Water Filter
Everybody needs the LifeStraw in their backpacking survival kit. This unique straw can filter out bacteria, protozoa, and other yucky things that exist in natural water sources. When you’ve drunk your last sip of water from your water bottle, it can turn any pool of water into a natural water fountain.
Coleman Expedition 205-Piece All Purpose First Aid Kit
When you go out hiking, everybody needs a first aid kit. Thankfully, Coleman has built this 205 piece first aid kit that is filled with the right equipment you need in an emergency. It comes in an easy to carry portable case so it can be stored and taken just about anywhere.
Solo Stove Lite
Whether you are camping out for a week or a weekend, there is nothing better than a hot plate of food. There is a ton of different ways to heat up your foot, but the Solo Stove Lite is one of the coolest. What makes it so cool? This stove doesn’t require any conventional fuel so it is super lightweight. Instead, it is powered by twigs and wood you find around the campsite.
Brunton TruArc3 Baseplate Scouting Compass
When you’re out adventuring and exploring the world you’ll need a compass to give you a sense of direction. This Brunton TurArc 3 Compass gives you two degrees of precision and it’s great for camping trips.
ENO Eagles Nest Outfitters
After all the adventuring, your young 8 year old adventurer needs some rest and relaxation. The ENO Eagles Nest Outfitters DoubleNest Hammock is built to support up to 400 pounds of weight. It’s easy to setup, lightweight, and portable. It can be used for all types of outdoor adventures from camping and hiking to boating and backyarding.
MPOWERD Luci Outdoor 2.0
This inflatable solar powered outdoor lantern from MPOWERD collapses, which makes it super easy to travel with. Simply keep it in the sun to charge it up. When you are ready to use it, you simply inflate it with your mouth and can enjoy up to 18 hours of light. It is must for your next camping adventure.
X-Plore Gear Emergency Paracord Bracelets
It’s always good to be prepared in the case of an emergency. With a flint, whistle, and scraping tool, this paracord bracelet comes with everything you need to survive out in the wilderness. This set comes with a pack of two of them.
Sport Gifts for 8 Year Old Boys
Most 8 year old boys are really big into competitive sports like baseball, basketball, soccer, and football. If he’s really good at a certain sport, it’s easy to find something that makes a good gift. If you don’t know what sport he likes, a gear bag would be great. If he loves a sports team, jerseys, sweatshirts, or t-shirts are also good ideas. It’s something that he is going to want and make use of. If your 8 year old is into sports, he will love this sports gear.
Franklin Sports NFL Deluxe Youth Uniform Set
How cute is this? If he has a favorite football team, you can get him this adorable costume. Not only does it come with a jersey and team pants, it comes with a sick helmet. The best part? He can finally look like his favorite football player the next time he goes to a game.
Stephen Curry #30 NBA Youth Road Jersey
Does he wake up every day with nothing but basketball on his mind? Say goodbye to Michael Jordan. Kids today have fallen in love with Steph Curry. While it will take him some practice before he can hit nail biting 3s, this jersey lets him be just like Stephen Curry. The only problem? He is going to want to wear it to bed and even in the shower.
adidas Alliance II Sack Pack
The Alliance II Sack Pack is a popular sporty sack for carrying and storing your belongings. The bag offers a cool design that is easily coordinated with other adidas shoes and apparel. Choose from a wide range of colors and styles to match your personality. The sackpack measures 18 x 13.75 inches.
adidas Diablo Duffle Small
If you’re looking for a sporty and functional duffle bag for your 8 year old boy, the adidas Diablo Small Duffle Bag is an excellent choice. Made in the USA, this duffle bag is spacious, fitting many of your belongings in the main compartment. The duffle bag can be easily carried over your shoulder. The bag features an official adidas logo and it’s crafted from 100% polyester material. Choose from a great selection in a variety of colors and styles to fit your needs.
Franklin Sports Table Tennis To Go
Ping Pong is fun but most of us don’t have room for a ping pong table at home. Now your 8 year old can turn any table into a ping pong battlefield with this table tennis kit from Franklin. The retractable net opens up to 6 feet, allowing it to fit most tables. The kit also comes with 2 paddles and 2 balls. Who said you can’t play on the dining table?
Fitbit Flex 2
The National Association for Sports and Physical Education suggests that 8 year old boys should get around an hour of exercise per day. That should give him around 12,000 steps. The best way to make sure he is meeting the minimum standards is with a fitness tracker. Fitbit now makes a number of affordable fitness trackers that are perfect for 8 year olds. This one is the Fitbit Flex 2.
Hydro Flask Water Bottle
Whether you are hiking, camping, or playing sports, a water bottle is a must for staying hydrated. The Hydro Flask is double wall insulated so it keeps liquids inside hot or cool for hours. It’s easy to carry around in your hand or toss in your backpack.
Skywalker Jump N’ Dunk 12 Foot Trampoline
Encourage your eight year old boy to get up off the couch and get active with this Jump n’ Dunk Trampoline from Skywalker Trampolines. It’s a 12-foot trampoline with a basketball hoop and ball for an awesome twist on the game of basketball. Are you ready for some insane fun?
SKLZ Target Swing Trainer
Improve your 8 year old boy’s swing and eye hand coordination with this batting trainer aid from SKLZ. It’s a great for him to learn how to keep his eye on the ball. It makes it easy to practice all different ball placements from inside to low to outside. It’s amazing how this little plastic stick with a ball on the end can improve his game.
SKLZ Impact Balls
About the size of golf balls, these training balls from SKLZ are perfect for batting practice. The best part? Made of a highly durable rubber material, they won’t crack as easily as regular plastic practice balls. When you hit them, they give you great feedback. Because they are designed for training, they won’t travel as far as regular ball so they are easy to retrieve.
Tanner Tee is a popular batting tee used by pros and college players. It is well-designed with a patented rubber ball rest. With this innovative design, you actually feel the ball. On many other tees you feel the tee instead of the ball. Feel the difference.
Easton S500 Youth Baseball Bat
Take your game to the next level with this sporty and stylish Easton S500 Youth Baseball Bat. The bat features a comfort grip and aluminum frame. Since the bat is lightweight, it is easier to swing and that translates into power. Swing for the fences!
Mizuno GPP1150Y1 Youth Prospect Ball Glove
This Mizuno Baseball Glove is an excellent ball glove that makes it easier for little leaguers to catch the ball. It is designed to fit well and catch the ball right in the pocket. The glove measures about 11.5 inches and it is available for both right and left-handed catchers.
Louisville Slugger UPM 45 Blue Flame Pitching
If you get one training tool to improve your 8 year old boy’s baseball skills, the Louisville Slugger Pitching Machine is highly recommended. This pitching machine builds your child’s skills in not only batting, but also fielding and catching. The great thing is that it’s completely manually powered and lightweight. The Babe Ruth League and others use this machine.
Franklin Sports MLB Flyback Return Trainer
Is your 8 year old boy really big into baseball? If he’s really good at baseball, this rebound screen is the ultimate training tool. The screen has a special curve on it, which allows it to rebound the ball back. Depending on where you throw the ball, it will return pop flyies, grounders, and line drives. He’s on his way to playing in the MLB.
Wilson Traditional Soccer Ball
Designed for performance, the Wilson soccer ball delivers a fantastic soccer experience. Kicking, passing, and throwing feel great. The ball is lightweight and is the official size and weight. It’s also durable designed for years of fun.
SKLZ Star-Kick Hands Free Solo Soccer Trainer
You can build the next superstar soccer player with the SKLZ Star Kick Hands-Free Solo Soccer Trainer. Strap it into the band, and gear up for some fun. You can work on developing master control of the ball. It will help develop your shooting, passing, and overall ball control. Great gift for 8 year old boys who love soccer.
Franklin Sports Competition Goal
If you’re going to play soccer, you’ll need some soccer goals. This soccer goal measures 6 W x 4 H x 3 D feet and is made in the USA. The goal is easy to assemble and offers an all-weather design. It’s made of steel for years of soccer fun. It’s a great way to prepare before big games.
Yes4All Speed Agility Ladder
One of the best ways for him to work on his body control is with this agility ladder. It’s a great way for him to work on his foot speed for all types of sports from football to soccer. When used with other forms of training, it’s a good workout drill and helps him remained focus.
SKLZ 10-Man Flag Football Deluxe Set
Flag football is a great way to allow 8 year old boys to play football without worrying about them getting hurt. Because they don’t have to worry about getting hit, they can focus instead on the fundamentals of football. This 10 person set from SKLZ is great for birthday parties or get togethers with friends in the backyard or the beach. Not only is great for football, it is perfect for an epic game of capture the flag.
Nerf Sports Vortex Aero Howler ToyAges 6+
Go long and deep on fun with the Nerf Sports Vortex Aero Howler. The foam ball has a great grip to make great passes to receivers. You’ll feel like a pro quarterback from the NFL. Your football games will never be the same. Shhh! The secret lies in its tail!
Wilson NFL MVP Junior Football
The Wilson NFL MVP Junior Football puts you in the action with an authentic, officially licensed product. This NFL ball is junior sized so it’s perfect for an 8 year old boy. The ball is easy to grip and throw to receivers. The package includes the Wilson football, pump, and tee. Are you ready for some football?
Glow City Ball
Who said that the basketball game has to end just because the sun goes does? GlowCity makes basketballs, soccerballs, and footballs with built in LED lights. Simply throw, pass, or shoot the balls around to see a glowing steam of light move around the court or field. The best part? Nighttime games!
Baden Champions Volleyball Badminton Set
This volleyball and badminton set from Baden is great for getting outdoors and getting in some physical activity. The set is complete with a volleyball, net, posts, four badminton racquets, and a handy carrying case. Now you can play volleyball and badminton practically anywhere. are you ready for some fun?
Tachikara SV-MNC Volley-Lite Volleyball
For the young volleyball player, the Tachikara Volley-Lite is a great volleyball to learn and practice with. It’s lighter than a regulation ball so it does not hurt your hand as much when you strike it. The ball is well-designed and is available in a wide assortment of fun colors.
Wilson US Open Junior Tennis Racquet
The Wilson US Open Junior Tennis Racket is a great racket for young tennis stars. It looks great and performs just as well. The racket offers a comfortable grip for hours of tennis fun. The strings provide great performance and control over the ball. Serve up some fun!
Mylec Deluxe Folding Hockey Goal Set
Does your eight year old love street hockey sports? This set includes a hockey goal, two hockey sticks, and a street hockey ball. The hockey goal is foldable so you can take it wherever you want to play. It’s easy to put together and measures 48 W x 37 D inches.
Spalding NBA Player Basketball
Love basketball? Get a game ball of your favorite player. Choose from Curry, James, Durant, Harden, and Paul. The balls feature team colors, the star athlete, and the ball is autographed. These are officially licensed balls with the correct size and weight of NBA balls. Do you got game?
Lifetime 1221 Pro Portable Basketball System
This Portable Basketball System is great for practicing your game or for a pickup game of b-ball. It has a 44-inch backboard that is virtually indestructable. It offers the versatility to grow with your child – with height adjustments ranging from 7 1/2 feet to 10 feet tall. Are you ready for some hoops action?
Doinkit Magnetic Dart BoardAges 6-15
Almost every boy loves darts. Your eight year old boy can play with these magnetic darts without you having to worry about them getting injured. The object is to get as close the center to maximize your score. It’s fantastic for developing your boy’s eye-hand coordination. Great for solo play or with friends.
Century The Original Wavemaster Training Bag
The Original Wavemaster Training Bag is the best free-standing training bag on the market. It’s great for practicing kicks and punches and gives you a great workout. It offers great resistance and rebound and the base may be filled with sand or water for added stability. This training bag grows with your child, adjusting from 47-inches to 68 inches.
Major League Lacrosse Mini Sticks Set
Your 8 year old boy could become the next great Major League Lacross player with this set of MLL Mini Sticks. The sticks measure 30-inches long and the set includes a small rubber ball so you can start playing right away. The game is played by catching and throwing the ball with the sticks. It’s a fantastic set for beginners.
Ride On Gifts for 8 Year Old Boys
If he’s into a new way of getting around, skateboard, bicycles, or a new helmet all make great gifts for 8 year old boy. He is going to go to some cool new places with these gifts.
Spooner Boards Freestyle
Got a child who’s interested in skateboarding, surfing, and snowboarding? The Spooner is an excellent board that works on building your child’s core strength, balance and coordination so they’re prepared to eventually ride a skateboard, surf board, or snowboard. The best part? It’s easy to ride the Spooner Board and it’s incredibly fun!
Razor V-17 Youth Multi-Sport Helmet
Designed for kids ages eight years old to fourteen, the Razor V-17 Youth Helmet is a great looking helmet that protects your child’s noggin. Use it for everything from biking to skating and more. Inside it offers comfort and buckles to easily strap it on.
Big Dig Ride-on working CraneAges 4-8
The Big Dig Ride-On is a functional crane. It lets kids engage in digging fun. It supports riders up to 110 pounds and requires assembly. You control the action with the two handles and you can pivot the seat for all around fun. Best of all, you can play with it all year round.
Micro Maxi Kick Scooter with T-barAges 5-12
The Micro Maxi is a fantastic scooter for eight year olds. The Micro Maxi is easy to ride and is built to perform. It’s well worth the price of admission because it’s incredibly fun to ride. The best part? Since replacement parts are available for every part, it can last you through your childhood.
Razor Ripstik Caster Board
Skateboards are cool but the RipStik is a skateboard that allows you to ride with much more style. This skateboard and snowboard hybrid combines the fun of a traditional skateboard with the carving feeling of snowboarding. The best part? He can ride it just like a regular skateboard, but he doesn’t have to take his feet off the board. He simply has to pivot back and forth to accelerate.
Foam Maverick Pogo Stick
Wanna pogo? Hop onto the Maverick Pogo Stick for a total blast! This pogo stick is still the leader in the marker. It features a sturdy and durable metal frame with comfortable foam handles and non-slippage foot rests so you can focus on hoppin’ and boppin’ fun!
Razor FlashRider 360
The Razor FlashRider 360 is one hot ride. Razor reinvents the tricycle with the FlashRider 360. This is not your parent’s tricycle. Experience thrills of 360-degrees of freedom. Not only does it turn, but it also drifts and creates cool sparking action that dazzles. The FlashRider’s max capacity is 160 pounds. It’s endless fun!
Roller Derby Trac Star Adjustable Roller Skate
These sleek and stylish roller skates make roller skating extra fun. They are quality skates that deliver great performance. They offer a good fit and once your 8 year old boy puts them on, they may not be able to take ’em off! And, yes, they’re that good.
Razor A3 Kick ScooterAges 5+
The Razor A3 Kick Scooter is one of the top kick scooters on the market. They are well-designed of aircraft-level aluminum and can stop on a dime. They deliver a smooth, delightful ride and they are easy to ride. They can be easily folded for transporting or storing and support riders just over 140 pounds.
Brightz, Ltd. Wheel Brightz LED Bicycle Accessory Light
Bring some style and personality to your bike with Wheel Brightz. These LED lights fit over most twenty inch wheels. It’s a unique gift for kids and also gives drivers better visibility of the bike in the dark. Choose from eight different colors to bling out your ride.
EzyRoller Classic Ride OnAges 4-14
The EzyRoller is an awesome ride-on that delivers nothing short of amazing thrills. The motion is the best part of the EzyRoller and you control it with the foot bar. You ride low to the ground in the seat and grip onto the handles. It supports riders up to 150 pounds and is available in a variety of exciting colors.
Dynacraft M 7S Vertical Nitrous Bike
The Dynacraft M 7S Nitrous Bike is a 7-speed bicycle with a lightweight aluminum alloy frame. It is a pure joy to ride. It features large 20-inch wheels which are perfect for an eight year old boy. The bike is well-designed and easy to assemble. It’s a bike that kids will enjoy riding everyday.
WOOM 4 Kids Bike 20″ Bike
The WOOM Bikes are phenomenal bikes that are well-constructed and designed for performance. Constructed of aluminum, they are super light – weighing under 18 pounds. The bike features large 20-inch wheels which are perfect for 8 year old boys. The 8-speed bike features a high-quality braking system. Best of all, they are a pleasure to ride.
Razor E100 Electric Scooter
Cruise up to 10 miles per hour with the Razor E100 Electric Scooter. Its batteries are rechargable and charge in about 12 hours. Twist the handle to operate the scooter and off you go. Electrify your ride!
Razor MX350 Dirt Rocket Electric Motocross Bike
The Razor MX350 Dirt Rocket Electric Motocross Bike recreates the motor cross experience and delivers amazing thrills and excitement. The bike features a chain-powered motor and is designed for off-road riding. You twist the grip to ride it up to thrilling speeds of 12 miles per hour. We recommend supervising kids under 13 years of old.
Penny Classic Complete Skateboard
These official Penny Classic Skateboards, representing the sweet origins of skateboarding, are crafted with high quality. They feature an array of fantastic designs on the twenty-two inch long board. The boards deliver a smooth ride and get you where you want to go with style. They come with a lifetime warranty from the company.
Cool Electronic Gifts for 8 Year Old Boys
8 year old boys love their screen time. Your 8 year old boy will not be able to put these electronic gifts down. Take a look at these cool toys for 8 year old boys.
Osmo Starter KitAges 5-12
The Osmo Starter Kit an innovative accessory kit for your iPad. It bridges the digital and physical worlds by meshing the two worlds of play with something that is as unique as it is interesting. Play games like Tangram, Newton, Words, and Masterpiece. Masterpiece allows you to unleash your inner creativity while Newton has you learning about Newton’s laws of physics. Are you ready to experience the world of Osmo?
Cozmo is a robotic pal full of vibrant personality. He is powered by AI and displays an array of emotions. You can play games and interact with a ton of content. It’s great for introducing STEM concepts to kids. Are you ready for some fun with your little guy?
Fire HD 7 Tablet with Alexa
Amazon’s bestselling Fire tablet is better than ever with the All-New Fire 7 Tablet featuring Alexa. It’s a 7-inch portable tablet featuring either 8 GB or 16 GB of onboard storage. Now it’s available in a variety of fun colors to showcase your personality and style. There’s a world of content to explore and immerse yourself in from books and movies, to games, music, and more. The best part? It’s one of the best values in the world of tablets.
ASUS Chromebook C202SA-YS02
If you’re looking for a portable computer for your 8 year old boy, the ASUS Chromebook is among one of the best-sellers. It features a beautiful 11.6-inch screen and is lightweight and great for traveling with or basic home computing. The Chromebook has ample power and memory for your third grader. And to boot, it even offers great battery life at up to 10 hours.
Retevis Kids Walkie TalkiesAges 2+
What kid doesn’t love walkie talkies? This pair of walkie talkies from Retevis provides great quality sound and range. They are easy to use and quite durable for years of creative fun. They’re great for fostering your child’s social and communication skills as well as their creativity and imagination.
Fujifilm Instax Mini 9 Instant Camera
The Instax Mini 9 from Fujifilm is one of the most popular instant cameras on the market. It’s great for beginning photographers. Even an 8 year old boy could learn to use it. Great features include a macro lens to capture those amazing close-up shots and a selfie mirror. Just point and shoot – it’s really that simple! Choose from a variety of stylish colors.
Philips Sonicare Electric Toothbrush
What could possibly get kids excited about brushing their teeth? The Philips Sonicare is an electric toothbrush that will change how your kids think about brushing their teeth. Kids will be motivated to brush longer and better with this toothbrush. It brushes at super fast speeds of something crazy like 500 strokes per second and it features a timer and pacer so you know when to move on to the next quad. Try doing that with a manual toothbrush! Now that’s something to get excited over!
Anker SoundCore mini Bluetooth Speaker
The Anker SoundCore mini may look small but it delivers big sound in a small package. It’s a bluetooth enabled speaker in a compact size, making it great for portability. It works with most bluetooth enabled devices like your smartphone or tablet and offers about fifteen hours of battery life on a single charge. The speaker is available in four colors. Let’s get this party started!
LuminoLite Rechargeable LED Book Light
The LuminoLite Book Light is an awesome LED light that brings new light to situations. Use is as a book light in the night, for your laptop to light the keyboard, and for many other cases. It’s the perfect gift for bookworms. The best part? It’s small, lightweight, and gets the job done.
Go Pro HERO Session
Capture your 8 year old boy’s adventures with the GoPro HERO Session camera. It features an 8 MP sensor and full 1080p HD video capture for stunning shots. The HERO Session is easy to use and waterproof up to thirty-three feet. Either strap it onto your head or on your vehicle and get ready for some fun!
JBL Clip 2 Waterproof Portable Bluetooth Speaker
Boys got to have their jams. With these JBL Clip 2 Bluetooth Speakers, kids can wireless stream their audio from their devices to the speaker. This portable speaker produces fantastic sound and it’s really easy to connect. Turn up the music!
Apple iPod touch
Instead of getting your child an iPhone, if he is responsible enough get him an iTouch instead. It does everything that the iPhone does, but he won’t be able to make phone calls or text. You can still message other Apple users over WiFi. It’s a good compromise and a good way to teach him responsibility. You do need to establish rules such as not allowing him to take it out of the house.
While we can’t comprehend why an 8 year old boy would need an iPhone, a lot of 8 year old boys have the iPhone on their wishlist. If you think he is responsible enough, you are going to need to establish clear rules about how he can use it. We suggest you make use of the parental controls and disable in-app purchases.
OtterBox COMMUTER SERIES iphone Case
So you got a new iPhone. You’re going to need protection to protect that delicate thing of beauty. This case is only compatible with the iPhone 7, but there are other cases compatible with older iPhones. It protects your iPhone against drops, bumps, and shocks and makes it easier to grasp. Best of all, it’s design is thin and pocket-friendly. In fact, it slides in and out of your pocket with ease. Choose from a variety of colors to complement your phone.
PopSockets are an amazing invention. They serve as a stand for your phone to consume content and they can also be used for gripping your phone or tablet. They’re even great for gaming, watching videos and surfing the web. Best of all, they’re resuable. Choose from a variety of stylish designs.
Anker PowerCore+ mini
Looking for a portable charger? The Anker PowerCore+ mini is a great quality compact charger about the size of a lipstick. In fact, it’s one of the most powerful mini chargers in the market and it charges devices fast. It’s a great gadget to have if you have a cellphone or other portable device that needs to be charged.
Video Games for 8 Year Old Boys
Of course, he is going to love video games. With video games, you want to limit screen time to 1 to 2 hours. Video games are perfect for lazy weekends, when he can just kick back and relax after the long week. While he’s going to want to play every video game, you definitely want to keep in mind the ESRB Ratings. Certain video games aren’t really meant for kids this young. Here are the video games that 8 year old boys are going to want to play, but you have to make a decision whether they are appropriate.
The Nintendo Switch is the hottest selling Nintendo system ever. The system is building up so much positive momentum and is expected to be a smashing success story like the Wii. Fans can play all their favorite Nintendo games at home on the big screen or on the go. It’s the best of both worlds. TIts library of games is getting bigger each month and there has never been a stronger lineup of first year games for any system, period. Are you ready to make the Switch?
PlayStation 4 Slim 500GB Console
The PS4 is the industry-leading videogaming console in the market. 8 year olds can experience all the biggest PlayStation blockbusters and third-party games. The games are designed to entertain with rich story-telling experiences. It also has one of the most diverse libraries of all three next-gen consoles. This bundle includes the epic conclusion to the Uncharted franchise with Nathan Drake as the main protagonist. Are you ready to experience greatness?
Xbox One S 500GB Console Minecraft Bundle
The Xbox One S is a powerful next-gen console featuring awesome first and third-party content. This bundle includes an Xbox One S 500 GB with Minecraft. Minecraft is one of kids’ most beloved franchises of all-time. The game is like a virtual box of creativity much like Legos. Create, build, and craft your world. Xbox is also home to a rich online community on Xbox Live and the place to play unique online experiences.
Nintendo 3DS XL
The New Nintendo 3DS XL is the ultimate portable gaming experience. It features two screens – a touchscreen and a larger display. There’s a new C-stick for controlling games and the system is more powerful than its predecessor – the Nintendo 3DS. Plus, it plays all the 3DS family of games. The coolest part is the 3D mode which gives you a 3D effect without any special glasses. Play all your favorite Nintendo games from Mario and Zelda to Pokemon and more.
Mario Kart 8 DeluxeRated E
Mario Kart 8 Deluxe delivers the best Mario Kart experience thus far. It features more tracks, vehicles, and features than ever before. There’s even a new battle mode that’s insanely fun. The game is absolutely stunning and plays like a charm. From the graphics to animation to track design, Mario Kart 8 Deluxe has raised the bar on kart racers, again! If you own a Nintendo Switch, this is a must-own!
Super Mario Odyssey
Super Mario Odyssey is the big holiday release for the Nintendo Switch. The game introduces new moves for our favorite plumber. Mario also has a new sentient hat named Cappy that he can use to possess various items throughout the world. Odyssey will also return to the sandbox style gameplay of prior Mario games. Mario will explore new worlds inspired by the real world. It’s sure to be Mario’s biggest and best adventure yet!
Splatoon 2Rated E10+
Splatoon 2 is a fun multiplayer experience that’s all about paint blasting. The object is for your team to cover the world with your color paint. The team with the most color covering the world wins. The game also features a solo campaign mode. New gameplay mechanics, weapons, and moves make this even better than the original game. The game contains animated paint-blasting but nothing that an 8 year old can’t handle.
LEGO Marvel Superheroes 2
Everyone dreams of being their favorite superhero. Well, now your eight year old can take on that role in LEGO Marvel Superheroes 2. This game features a brand new storyline. You can choose to play as the Guardians of the Galaxy, Spider-Man, Thor, Hulk, and so many more. You’ll traverse historic lands in an epic adventure that you won’t want to miss!
The NBA 2K series is the top-rated basketball video game sim for 16 consecutive years. The franchise is also the best-selling NBA sim for the past decade. The new game will feature new modes and upgraded basketball arenas and player models to heighten the experience. Expect the best NBA sim to get even better!
MLB The Show 17Rated E
MLB The Show 17 delivers an awesome baseball sim experience. Take your team through a full season and through the Playoffs. Think you can take your team all the way to the World Series? The game features new exciting game modes as well as a retro mode with retro-inspired gameplay.
Madden NFL 18Rated E
Tom Brady is the cover athlete for Madden NFL 18. The game now features better graphics and increased realism thanks to the Frostbite engine. The game introduces Target Passing to the already fantastic gameplay. You can play in Arcade or Sim mode and you’ll be able to play all your favorite ways. Madden NFL 18 is available for the PS4 and Xbox One consoles.
Cristiano Ronaldo is the cover star of FIFA 18. The game will feature amazing visuals and presentation with the most impressive atmosphere’s of any soccer game. You expect the fantastic gameplay the FIFA franchise is known for. With network play you can play with over twenty of your friends. The game will be available for PS4, Xbox One, and the Nintendo Switch.
Crash Bandicoot N. Sane TrilogyRated E10+
Crash Bandicoot was the original mascot for the original PlayStation. Now he returns for a new generation of players with a collection of the first three games – Crash Bandicoot, Crash 2, and Crash Warped. The games have all been remastered with HD visuals and feature the same classic gameplay built from the ground-up. Crash will have to tackle the evil Neo Cortex. Will you be able to overcome Cortex?
The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the WildRated E10+
The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild is a massive adventure that is a pure delight to experience. Nintendo has reinvented Zelda for a new generation of gamers. The game features a massive open-world that is teeming with life and plenty to keep you entertained along the journey. It’s been well-received by critics and gamers alike. It’s the must-own title if you have a Switch.
Pokken Tournament DX
Pokken Tournament DX is a port of the popular franchise from the Wii U. The game adds new fighters to the tournament. There is also a new team battle mode that’s super fun and a replay mode that lets players record and share battles.
Minecraft is one of kids’ most beloved franchises. The game is immensely popular due to its open design which inspires creativity in building amazing worlds and playing in them with your friends. The game is available for almost every gaming system out there from console and mobile to PC and Mac. The Switch version has an exclusive Mario-themed pack.
Pokemon Ultra Moon And Sun
Pokemon Ultra Sun and Ultra Moon are the latest adventures coming to the Nintendo 3DS family. The games will feature brand new stories and features and will take place in the Alola region. Will you be able to unravel the mystery?
Hey! PIKMINRated E10+
Hey! Pikmin is a new 2D platformer adventure starring Captain Olimar. The game involves strategy and controlling characters known as Pikmin to complete various puzzles. Your Pikmin will be able to swim, fly and perform other actions. Will you be able to escape? The game contains mild animated violence, but nothing your 8 year old won’t be able to handle.
Star Wars Battlefront II
Star Wars: Battlefront II from Electronics Arts is the hotly anticipated sequel to the original Battlefront. The new game features a new story to immerse you in the Star Wars universe. The game features more of everything and then some. More weapons, more characters, and more customization. It’s going to be epic! Although the game contains violence, it’s nothing they haven’t seen in a Star Wars film.
Call of Duty: WWIIRated M
Most 8 year old boys are going to want to play the latest Call Of Duty game. Personally, we don’t think this game is appropriate for 8 year olds. This military shooter involves a lot of shooting and brutal killing. Of course, it depends on the maturity of your child and whether he can tell the difference between real and fantasy violence. Even if you let your child play Call Of Duty, you should never leave your child unattended with the game.
Movies for 8 Year Old Boys
Lego Batman MovieRated PG
The Lego Batmna movie is a deeper look into batman. You get to see where he came from who his friends are and where he is going It’s related to the Lego Movie in that we take a closer look at the characters we introduced in that film.
Star Wars: The Complete SagaRated PG
Star Wars ranks among the top sci-fi movies of all-time. If your 8 year old boy hasn’t experienced the Star Wars saga yet, this is the perfect gift. This package includes the complete Star Wars saga, including Episodes I to VI. Extras included deleted scenes, commentaries, and interviews with the cast of the film.
Harry Potter: Complete 8-Film CollectionRated PG-13
Packed with wizardry, action, and imagination, Harry Potter is one of the most beloved and enduring movie franchises of all-time. True fans will want to experience the entire eight film saga from beginning to end with this awesome movie gift collection. Perfect gift for the Harry Potter fan.
Moana Rated PG
Moana is destined to become another Disney classic. Disney fans will love the tale of Moana on a journey to rescue her people. It’s funny, packed with great music, and a lovely story. It’s also a great family movie. Add it to your collection today.
Dreamworks’ Trolls is a great movie the whole family will enjoy. The Trolls look fantastic and are well animated, there’s fun 80’s music, and it’s pure entertainment! What more could you ask for? It’s so good you’ll want to get up off the couch and dance. Trolls delivers a delightful experience for kids and families.
Finding DoryRated PG
Disney-Pixar works its magic again with Finding Dory, the highly anticipated sequel to Finding Nemo. This time around Dory recalls her family may be searching for her, so she takes off with Nemo and Marlin to find them. Will they be reunited? If you loved the first one, you’re likely to love this one even more. Fantastic addition to your collection.
Rogue One: A Star Wars StoryRated PG-13
Rogue One: A Star Wars Story is the latest story in the Star Wars saga. In this stand alone movie, a group attempts to take the plans of the Death Star. Will this group of ordinary people be successful in stealing the plans and become greater than the sum of its parts?
Musical Gifts for 8 Year Old Boys
Children this age are capable of playing instruments. Whether he shows the talent for music or not, musical instruments always make unique gifts for 8 year old boys. If he loves music, he will love these gifts.
Casio SA76 44 Keyboard
Looking to introduce your eight year old to the piano? The Casio SA76 Keyboard is an excellent piano for beginners. This bundle includes a simple piano course to teach kids how to play. The set also includes ABC key stickers so you can make it easier to play the notes. John Thompson’s course teaches you how to play the piano with a step by step approach.
Alesis CompactKit 4
The CompactKit 4 is an excellent tabletop electronic drum kit for kids. The set includes the drum kit with drum sticks and a coaching feature to help your child learn to play the drums. An integrated game adds fun to learning. You can hear the sound via the built-in speakers or your headphones through the headphone jack.
Kala Learn To Play Ukulele Starter Kit
Want to teach your child to play the Ukulele? With the Learn To Play Ukulele Starter Kit your child can learn to play the ukulele. It’s an excellent beginning music set for kids. The set includes a ukulele, carrying tote, and complimentary online ukulele lessons. Are you ready to learn to play?
LilGadgets Untangled Pro Bluetooth Headphones
These LilGadget Premium Bluetooth Headphones allow your 8 year old boy to listen to music without having to worry about causing hearing damage. The headphones are stylish, comfortable, wireless, and produce great sound. The headphone are capped to a maximum volume so kids don’t damage their ears by playing their music too loud. There is even a port for sharing the audio and they offer 12 hours of battery life on a single charge.
Arts & Crafts for 8 Year Old Boys
Eight year old boys like to develop the skills that they are good at. If he is showing real talent as an artist, give him the tools he needs to take his art to the next level.
Tulip One Step 18-Color Tie-Dye Kit
Your eight year old boy can create dazzling works of art with Tie-Dye! This Tie-Dye Kit includes eighteen bottles of all colors of the rainbow and more! There are ample supplies for five other friends to join in the creative fun. What amazing Tie-Dye designs will you imagine?
Perler Beads Pet Parade Value Gift BoxAges 5-7
Welcome to the Pet Parade. This is a five thousand piece set of Perler Beads. You can craft seventeen different art projects with this kit. It’s the perfect gift for kids who love arts and crafts.
Klutz LEGO Chain Reactions Craft KitAges 7-15
The Lego Chain Reactions Craft Kit is an award-winning set from Klutz. Design and build amazing moving machines with Chain Reactions. The kit features more than thirty essential Lego pieces to make your chain reactions happen. With your Lego bricks and this kit, you can create ten wacky chain reactions and teach your bricks brand new tricks. Once you master these ten reactions, then it’s time to get creative with your own.
Snazaroo Face Paint Ultimate Party PackAges 3+
Kids love face paint. It gives them a chance to express their creativity and personality. This 21-piece Party Face Paint Kit from Snazaroo is one of the best-selling face paints for kids. It’s easy to use, washable, and it even can be used on delicate skin. Inspire a world of creativity and fun!
Spirograph Deluxe Design SetAges 3+
Spirograph Deluxe Set allows kids ages 8 years old and older to create fantastic designs with easy to use Spirograph wheels. This is an award-winning classic toy that has delighted generations of kids. It’s endless design fun combining art and math!
Klutz allows kids to craft sixteen interesting projects with Crazy Action Contraptions. This craft kit is an award-winning toy that includes over one hundred Lego blocks. Build fascinating projects from a Battletop Spinner to a Squeezeclaw Grabber to a Supercharged Speedster and more! Now this is crazy fun!
Craftster’s Sewing KitsAges 7+
Woodland Friends is a fun sewing kit for kids. Craft a bunny, bear, fox, and owl. They are the cutest little friends. Best of all, everything is included to get started right away. The set includes step by step instructions to create these fun friends. Great set for beginners that encourages creativity.
Crayola Light-up Tracing PadAges 5-15
The Crayola Light-Up Tracing Pad makes tracing fun and easy. The secret lies in the built-in light which shines bright so you can easily see the image behind. It’s super portable with an ultra thin profile. The set includes a pencil, 10 sheets of paper, 10 sheets of tracing paper, and a dozen colored pencils. Are you ready for some tracing fun?!
Lulu Jr. Illustory Craft KitAges 6-12
Lulu Jr.’s Illustory Make Your Own Book kit is virtually every kid’s dream come true. Who wouldn’t want to create their own storybook? It’s as simple as making it, printing it, and sharing it with family and friends. The best part is the company prints it for you and mails it to you. A fantastic craft gift fostering creativity and sparking the imagination.
Crayola Air Marker SprayerAges 8-15
Crayola’s Air Marker Sprayer allows kids to airbrush like a pro. Transform your markers into spray art with this awesome kit. Five washable markers are included with the set and you can use your own markers to add to the fun. Stencils and paper are also included. Inspire creativity and self-expression.
Wikki Stix Art and Craft Wikki Stix
The Wikki Stix Neon Pak includes 48 Wikki Stix creatables. Each Wikki Stix measures 8-inches long and kids love winding and twisting them into all different creations from a simple man to a clown to a mouse and hippo. There are endless possibilities! What fun creations will you come up with?
Klutz Star Wars Folded FlyersAges 8+
This Star Wars Folded Flyers craft kit allows fans to create thirty different aircraft from the Star Wars universe. Create the Millennium Falcon, Jedi Starfighter, and much more. The kit shows you step by step folding instructions to make these paper airplanes. Once you build them, it’s time to take flight!
Klutz Paper Flying Dragons Craft KitAges 8-15
This kit from Klutz allows kids to design and craft paper flying dragons. The designs are colorful and creative. Everything you need is included in the package. The dragons need to be punched out from the included sheets. You’ll also be treated to fun facts about dragons.
Revell Star Wars AT-ACT Cargo Walker Model
Designed for children 8 years old and older, the Star Wars Snaptite Imperial AT-ACT Cargo Walker Building Kit allows Star Wars fans to create and play with their own model. You don’t need any tools, paint or glue to put this together. What’s cool? It’s not just a boring model, but it also features interactive battle sound effects and you can reposition the head, feet, and legs for great action poses. Also, the command cockpit lights up for an impressive display model.
The Drawing Lesson: A Graphic Novel That Teaches You How to Draw
The Drawing Lesson is an illustrated novel that actually teaches kids how to draw. It’s well-received by readers and is presented in a creative way. You’ll learn all the basics to improve your drawing skills. Are you ready for drawing fun?
Harry Potter Coloring Book
Who doesn’t love coloring? If you love coloring and Harry Potter this is the perfect match. Bring the Harry Potter worlds to life with your creativity. Relive your favorite scenes from the world that is uniquely Harry Potter.
Prismacolor Premier Colored Pencils
This Prismacolor color pencil set includes a set of 24 artist-quality colored pencils. They deliver rich, vibrant color and create a smooth laydown. In addition, they are great for shading and blending. Express your creativity with these brilliant colors.
Mr. Sketch Scented Watercolor Markers
Who doesn’t love scented markers? Mr. Sketch Scented Washable Markers smell fantastic and bring about smiles galore! They’re off the charts good! Fuel your imagination and creativity with this set of fourteen scented washable markers.
Darice 80-Piece Deluxe Art Set
Looking for a complete art set for your 8 year old boy? Consider the Darice 80 piece Deluxe Art Set. The set includes a handy carrying case with pastels, color pencils, pencils, paintbrushes, and more. It’s a wodnerful set to jump-start your child’s creativity.
How to Draw Pokemon
It seems like everybody loves Pokemon and gotta catch ’em all! Now you can learn to draw your favorite Pokemon with How To Draw Pokemon. Grab a pencil and before you know it you’ll be a Pokemon drawing master!
Pretend Play Toys for Boys Age 8
Star Wars The Force Awakens Chewbacca Electronic MaskAges 5+
Fans of Chewbacca from Star Wars will have fun role-playing as him with this electronic mask. The mask bears a striking resemblance to Chewy from the Star Wars flicks. What’s cool is that you can hear him roar when you open its mouth. Open it more and the roar becomes even louder for some fantastic role play.
Harry Potter WandAges 3-14
This Harry Potter Wand looks and feels real. It’s about fifteen inches tall and it is an official Warner Brothers product. Kids love playing with them. It even includes Ollivanders wand box, making it a great gift idea for Harry Potter fans.
Minecraft Transforming Sword & PickaxeAges 6-10
This is a cool gift for Minecraft fans. It’s a transforming diamond sword and pickaxe in one. You push it for a pickaxe and pull for a sword. Time to get mining and fighting! Provides hours of pretend play fun.
Nerf Zombie Strike Strikeblade ToyAges 6+
The Nerf Zombie Strikeblade Toy is perfect for those stealthy strikes at those zombies invading our world. Sneak up on ’em and strike ’em from behind. The blade is designed for safety, durability, and quality. Provides endless creative play.
Kids Army Camouflage Combat VestAges 5+
This camouflage combat vest looks realistic and will enhance your eight year old boy’s role play. It’s perfect for action-packed commando missions. The combat vest includes nine pockets and adjustable straps for comfort. It’s a high quality, best-selling combat vest for kids.
Melissa & Doug Deluxe Solid-Wood Magic Set With 10 Classic TricksAges 8-10
Even beginners can perform professional magic tricks with this wonderful wooden magic set from Melissa & Doug. The set features ten classic tricks that are easy to learn. Perform amazing tricks from a disappearing ball and magic number prediction to money maker, vanishing coin, and more! This award-winning magic set is sure to impress and delight!
RioRand Superhero Dress Up CostumesAges 3-10
Which kid doesn’t dream of becoming their favorite superhero? This four pack includes four awesome costumes of some of the most beloved superheroes of all-time. The set features a mask and and matching cape for Superman, Spider-Man, Captain America, and Batman. Get ready for incredible superhero adventures!
Star Wars Poe Dameron Helmet
If your little dreams of being just like Batman, this mask ($53) will not only make them look like the day-saving hero, they’ll sound like him too!
WWE World Championship BeltAges 8-15
Who’s the WWE Champion of the world? Your eight year old boy will enjoy imagining their own wrestling title matches. If he wins, he will be crowned the ultimate champion with the WWE World Championship Belt. The belt looks incredibly realistic, heightening the sense of realism and play.
Board Games for 8 Year Old Boys
It’s always fun to do things together as a family. That’s why board games are great.
Exploding KittensAges 7+
Exploding Kittens is not your ordinary board game. It’s a strategic card game for people who love kittens, explosions, and more. The game is played by two to five players and and it’s easy to learn. Games run about fifteen minutes on average. You’ll have to draw cards from the deck. When a player gets an exploding cat, they die. That is, unless they have a defuse card. You have to prevent the cat from exploding by any means.
Ticket To RideAges 8-12
Ticket To Ride is a cross-country train adventure game. In 7 days, which player can travel by train to the most cities in America? The game can be played by two to five players, with games lasting about half-an-hour to an hour. Let the journey begin!
Spot ItAges 7-11
An award-winning game, Spot It is a game where you have to quickly determine the match between two cards. It’s a fast-paced and fun game of visual identification played by two to eight players. Are you ready to Spot It?
Hasbro Pie Face GameAges 5+
The original Pie Face brought wacky fun to the world of board games. Nobody could have ever expected such wacky and wild fun. Players take turns standing in front of the mask with a pie-flinging hand in front of their face. As you turn the handle, it could go splat at any moment! You’ll be in suspense and have a blast playing with family and friends. Who will get the pie?
Battleship GameAges 7+
Introduce your 8 year old to the classic naval combat game of Battleship. It’s an exciting two player game where you have to sink each other’s battleships. The game involves a bit of strategy and you’ll have to sink all of your opponent’s ships first to win the game. Who’ll win the game of Battleship?
Sequence GameAges 7+
Sequence is an original game involving strategy. The game is easy to play but challenging to master. You have to create sequences of five chips in order to win the game. The strategy comes from blocking your opponents from creating sequences. Do you have what it takes to win?
Rummikub Ages 8+
Rummikub is a popular game around the world. It’s a classic game that has sold over 50 million copies. It’s a fantastic family game for two to four players that has you creating runs and sets. The object is to clear all your game tiles.
HedBanz Game Ages 7-9
HedBanz is a fun game for two to six players. Strapping pictures to your head, you ask questions to determine what is on your head. You have to be quick to be the first to guess correctly to win. The game is a delightful joy to play and entertains for hours.
Melissa & Doug SuspendAges 8-15
Suspend is a fun family game that keeps you in suspense. At it’s core, it’s a balancing game. Your balancing and coordination skills will be put to the test. You have to attempt to balance the pieces on the structure without it falling over. Super fun game for one to four players.
Monopoly Board Game The Classic EditionAges 8+
Monopoly is a classic board game enjoyed by generations of players. It’s the fast-dealing trading card game where you have to make other players bankrupt and conquer the world. Kids will learn to count money and have so much fun playing this amazing board game.
Uno Emoji Card GameAges 7-15
Uno gets a fun twist with Uno Emoji. This is a great family card game. The game is easy to play and games are fast. A classic game that gets even funner with emojis!
Sushi Go!Ages 8-15
Designed for ages 8 years old and older, Sushi Go! is a picking and passing card game. The game is played by two to five players, with games lasting about fifteen minutes. You’ll have to craft the perfect combo of sushi and score the most points to become the sushi master!
Hasbro Scrabble Crossword GameAges 8+
Scrabble is a classic game of creating words and scoring points with tile letters. It’s great for building your eight year old boy’s vocabulary and it’s great family fun. It’s time for a word showdown!
Reverse CharadesAges 6+
Reverse Charades adds a fun twist on the classic game of Charades. In Reverse Charades, a team performs the acting while one player has to guess. Everyone is involved in the action. Great game to play with friends or family.
Bop It! Micro Series GameAges 8-15
Designed for one or more players, Bop It! is the game where you twist it, pull it, and bop it! It’s a fast-paced game and you’ll need to correctly copy the game commands to be successful. You score points for correctly performed commands. Will you be the Bop It! Champion?
Not Parent ApprovedAges 8+
What do kids do when they’re bored out of their mind? They can play Not Parent Approved. It’s a card game perfect for kids and families. It’s somewhat like Cards for Humanity but designed for kids ages eight years old and up. It’s an inappropraitely appropriate game for mischievious makers. The game is played by four to ten players and it’s easy to learn and super fun to play. Plus, it’s sure to generate laughter. Say goodbye to boredom and hello to fun!
Sleeping Queens Card GameAges 8+
The Sleeping Queens is a card game designed for ages 8 and older. A spell has been cast causing everybody in the kingdom to fall asleep. You’ll have to awaken the most queens to win this game. It’s a fun game combining strategy, math, memory and rapid thinking. Beware of the wicked potions and dragons!
No Stress ChessAges 7-12
Anyone can play the world’s greatest game with No Stress Chess. It’s a great game for introducing your kids to the game of chess. How do you eliminate stress from playing chess? The secret is the deck that tells you which piece to move. It’s a great set for beginners. And when you’re ready to graduate, you can play regular chess.
Clue The Classic EditionAges 8+
Clue is a classic who done it game. Welcome to Boddy Mansion. There are six suspects and one of them got rid of Mr. Boddy. But who was it and where did they store his body? Do you have what it takes to crack this case?
Rat-A-Tat Cat is an award-winning game for two to six players. It’s a game of strategy, memory, and timing. It’s a super fun card game about cats and rats. Each player has four cards and the object is to have the lowest total count after adding all the cards. The element of swapping cards adds a fun twist to the game.
Telestrations 6 PlayerAges 6+
Telestrations is a four to six player game for families. It’s an award-winning game where you sketch, pass, and guess for interesting results that make you want to laugh out loud! It’s like the telephone game but you sketch it out.
Grandpa Beck’s Cover Your Assets Card GameAges 8+
Cover Your Assets is a fun card game for four to six players. The game is easy to play with games lasting about half an hour. You have to cover your assets and steal theirs. The first millionaire wins! It’s a fun, fast-paced, and addictive game that will keep you coming back for more.
Googly Eyes GameAges 7-15
Googly Eyes is a unique game that has one player wearing wacky vision goggles and drawing. The results are absolutely hilarious. Can your team determine what you’ve doodled? It’s simple, fast-paced, and super fun!
5 Second Rule Jr. Board GameAges 6-15
5 Second Rule Jr. is a fast-paced party game. It’s a game played by three or more players. In this game you have five seconds to spit out an answer. Silly answers are likely to be blurted out. Hilarious fun for the whole family!
King of Tokyo: New Edition Board Game Ages 8-15
King of Tokyo is a game for two to six players. You’ll battle as a monster, robot, or alien. You can choose to attack, heal yourself, level-up your monster, or charge ahead. Games last about half an hour. Will you become King of Tokyo?
Ravensburger LabyrinthAges 8-15
In Labyrinth you’ll race for treasures in a moving maze! The tile piece can be used to shift walls or open up passages. The game is played by two to four players and games take twenty to thirty minutes. It’s all about strategy and planning.
NFL Game Day Board GameAges 9-15
Does your 8 year old love football? NFL Game Day is the ultimate football board game. It’s simple to learn and for two to four players. The game involves strategy and is based on real NFL stats. There’s offense, defense, and special teams. Are you ready for some football?
Gravity MazeAges 8+
Gravity Maze is a dropping marble logic game. It will really put your spacial skills and planning to the test. There are over 60 challenges to master. You have to build a path through the towers to get the marble to the end target.
ThinkFun Rush HourAges 8+
Rush Hour is a logic game that has players trying to work out of a rush hour traffic jam. The game features forty challenges to overcome. Will you be able to make your way through rush hour traffic?
D-FantiX Speed Stickerless Magic CubeAges 3+
D-FantiX has improved the classic Rubik’s Cube with the Magic Cube! It’s a 3 x 3 x 3 cube like the Rubik’s with different colors on each side. The goal is to get each face to be all one color. It’s the classic puzzle game but now it’s designed to turn much faster and smoother than ever before.
Mattel Blokus GameAges 5-15
Blokus is a strategic game where you mark your area and protect it. It’s an easy game to learn and great for families. Strategy comes into play by blocking the opposition. When pieces can no longer be placed on the board, it’s game over. Then the player with the least remaining pieces wins.
Melissa & Doug USA Map Floor Puzzle (51 pcs, 2 x 3 feet)Ages 6+
Melissa & Doug’s USA Map is a fantastic educational puzzle for learning about the United States. Eight year old boys can learn about the states, their capitals, and what they are known for. Kids will also learn the geographic location of each state as they assemble the puzzle. It really makes learning about the US fun.
Perplexus Star Wars Death StarAges 8+
Perplexus Star Wars Death Star infuses the world of Star Wars into the famous three-dimensional puzzle. It features cool lights and sounds. Will you be able to get the X-Wing Starfighter through the Death Star and destory it?
Books for 8 Year Old Boys
At this age, a lot of kids love reading. Becoming more fluent in reading, most kids this age are confident reading chapter and non-fiction books. If you know he loves a series, you can easily get him another book in that series. If you don’t know what he loves to read, National Geographic makes a lot of magazines that are filled with all type of fun facts. If he loves sports, you can get him a sports themed book or magazine. You want be able to keep these books and magazine away from him.
Diary of a Wimpy Kid Book 12: The GetawayAges 8-12
The Diary of a Wimpy Kid: The Getaway is the newest storyline in the popular series. The Heffleys decide on celebrating Christmas away from home. What could have been a fantastic getway turns out to be the total opposite.
Harry Potter Paperback Box Set (Books 1-7)Ages 11-15
Got a Harry Potter fan? The Harry Potter Paperback Box Set is a fantastic gift for fans of J.K. Rowling’s characters and stories. This collection includes all seven of the books so you can experience this entire amazing Harry Potter saga.